On June 3, 2010 Ambassador of Ukraine to Latvia Mr. Raul Chilachava held a meeting with Head of the Riga City Council Mr. Nils Ushakovs.
During the Meeting the parties discussed the actual issues of bilateral cooperation, e.g. on inter-regional level. The parties expressed mutual interest in enhancing cooperation between the cities of Kyiv and Riga.
The Head of the Riga City Council also promised to provide possible assistance in the issue of placing on one of the buildings on Dzirnavu Street of the memorial plate to Ukrainian poetess Lesia Ukrainka, who visited Riga in 1900.
Within the context of celebrating of 20th anniversary of the Riga Ukrainian secondary school, Nils Ushakovs assured that the government of Riga would continue its cooperation with this institution and has in plan to implement the project of the renovation of its facilities.